There’s a simple pleasure in being able to walk everywhere from your front door. You’ll discover that life without traffic is a life well lived.
Everything is close
East Melbourne is just one kilometre from the Melbourne CBD. You can walk through the park to your city office, or you can stroll to Melbourne’s best restaurants, sports stadiums, theatres and galleries. The tram to the city and the arts precinct runs past your front door, or you can cycle beside the Yarra on the Capital City Trail.
It has a heritage overlay
From the arrival its first resident in 1839, the Police Captain William Lonsdale, East Melbourne has been a pivotal location in the history of the colony of Victoria and been home to many of its significant figures and events.
It’s an oasis.
Although East Melbourne is just minutes from Melbourne’s most exciting attractions, it remains an island of tranquility.
The quiet streets are wide and uncrowded. Verdant parkland, laid out to a grand and gracious 19th century plan, adds to the atmosphere of calm.